Fresco from Hagios Demetrios, Thessalonika, 7-8th century
Fresco of the 7th or early 8th century from the Church of Saint Demetrius, or Hagios Demetrios, Thessalonika.
A Reconstruction of the Fresco from Hagios Demetrios, Thessalonika, 7-8th century
Between the arch and the last window of the east wall is the historic mural depicting the Emperor's triumphal entry into the city.
It is speculated that this is the entrance of Emperor Justinian II Rhinometus into Thessalonika.
See also The Syriac Bible of Paris, BnF MS. Syriaque 341, Syria or Turkey, 7th Century
Other Byzantine Costume & Soldiers
Ancient Illustrations of Costume & Soldiers